FABRIKA

We are pleased to invite you to Fabrika, a fashion, textiles and jewellery exhibition and atelier at Pop Up Shop 64-66 High Street, Chatham, ME4 4DS Artists: Alison Blackburn, Kathleen Keefe, Sarah Ee, Clare Smith, Rosie James, Emma Gates Programme: Exhibition: 5th – 25th July Mon-Sat 11am-4pm Exhibition Preview: 4th July 4pm onward… Workshops: Every Saturday Sat 5th July 11am –…

There in spirit

Fabulous and generous mention on Ruth Geldard’s a-n blog. Clare “invited me to an experimental and collaborative workshop with other artists in a shed, with materials and thread. I looked forward to this immensely and prepared four canvases in preparation. And then fate in the shape of a large sink hole on the M2, conspired…

Mesh, threads, lines

For our first artist to artist workshop exploring line, meshwork, and threads we were joined by Gwen Hedley, Claire Manning and Bev Williams. Among other topics, we talked about objects vs. things (cf. Ingold, 2010) and whether objects were a bit like mathematical points. I was interested in the idea of creating a line through…

Textility

I’ve just discovered a fabulous catalogue of an exhibition in 2012, by Visual Arts Center of New Jersey of work that references textiles: TEXTILITY